Assistant Research Biostatistician

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center | New York, NY, United States

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Posted Date 4/22/2021

Company Overview

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Details

The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center has a position available for an Assistant Research Biostatistician. The successful applicant will engage in a wide variety of collaborative projects. Projects involve the design, analysis, and publication of research in cancer epidemiology.

The successful applicant will have a Master’s degree in biostatistics, applied statistics, or related quantitative field, and will be proficient in the following tasks:

  • Applying statistical methods in large population-based studies.
  • Conducting analyses of longitudinal/survival-type data.
  • Analyzing data from case-control and cross-sectional studies.
  • Conducting association analyses of risk factor, genetic, and biomarker data.
  • Manipulating high-dimensional data.
  • Participating in planning for grants and proposals.
  • Effectively communicating scientific ideas, methods, and results.

    The successful applicant must be fluent in a statistical programming language, such as SAS, Stata, or R.

    Note that applicants are required to attach a cover letter and CV when submitting the online application. Please submit your resume to

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